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Species Indiopsocus palmatus

Indiopsocus sp. Indiopsocus palmatus - male Indiopsocus palmatus - male Indiopsocus palmatus - male Indiopsocus palmatus - female Indiopsocus palmatus - female Indiopsocus palmatus - female Indiopsocus palmatus - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Psocomorpha
Infraorder Psocetae
Family Psocidae (Common Barklice)
Subfamily Psocinae
Tribe Ptyctini
Genus Indiopsocus
Species palmatus (Indiopsocus palmatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Indiopsocus palmatus Mockford and Young, 2015
Explanation of Names
"The name refers to the similarity of the distal end of the phallosome to the palm of a hand, with five finger-like digits arising from it (Latin, palmatus = lobed or divided like an outspread hand)."
Range
Known only from eastern Texas, possibly due to lack of collecting elsewhere.
Habitat
Most specimens were collected from oaks.